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World Conference Youth Scholarships

The Shorthorn Youth Foundation are providing 10 tickets valued up to $300 each for eligible Shorthorn Youth members looking to attend the 2019 World Shorthorn Conference in Wagga.
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2019 Ruby & Roan Sale Entries

Entries in the 2019 Ruby & Roan Sale will close Friday August 30th at 5.00 pm. This is your opportunity to promote your herd to an international audience.
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Adelaide Show – Timetable changes

Shorthorn judging for the Adelaide Show will be held on Friday 6th September at 9 am.
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MYOSTATIN E226X – Busting the Myths

Myostatin E226X is a variant gene known to be present in the Shorthorn population in Australia and it seems to be generating a lot of myths around its effects. In this article we will attempt to bust the myths and shed some light on the Myostatin E226X variant gene and its effect on Shorthorn cattle.
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Become a Member

The Shorthorn breed is a vibrant and dynamic community to be part of. Membership is available to everyone, even if you don’t own any cattle.

It is a great, cost effective way, to keep up to date with all things Shorthorn in Australia and entitles you to many benefits.

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IMG_3866Full Membership

Full membership in Shorthorn Beef entitles members to register their own stud as well as their own cattle. Full members who have also joined Shorthorn Group BREEDPLAN are entitled to have their animals included in the Shorthorn Group BREEDPLAN analysis.

Full membership is a voting membership and entitles the member to nominate for the Shorthorn Beef Board as well as vote for other nominees.

Full members are entitled to receive all publications from Shorthorn Beef including the Shorthorn Beef Magazine, Newsletter and E-News updates.

Full members also have access to the Members Only section of the website where members may download their forms, update details and register calves online.

Full membership costs $242 per year.

Application for Full Membership

 


Application for Full Membership PDF Form


IMG_3820Associate (Commercial) Membership

Associate membership entitles you to become a member of Shorthorn Beef, if you do not have a need to register cattle.

Associate members are entitled to receive all publications from Shorthorn Beef including the Shorthorn Beef Magazine and regular E-News updates.

Associate membership is a non voting membership.

Associate membership costs $55 per year.

Application for Associate Membership

 


Application for Associate Membership PDF Form


SYCA-2Youth Membership

Youth membership is designed for Youth members up to the age of 25 years. Youth members are entitled to register their own stud and animals. Youth members who have also joined Shorthorn Group BREEDPLAN are entitled to have their animals included in the Shorthorn Group BREEDPLAN analysis.

Schools are also entitled to register animals without having to pay any inventory fees.

Youth members are also entitled to become part of the Shorthorn Youth Club. The Youth Club conducts a Handlers Camp each year and enjoys an excellent reputation for assisting Youth members become tomorrows leaders.

Youth members are entitled to receive all publications from Shorthorn Beef including the Shorthorn Beef Magazine and regular E-News updates.

Youth membership is a non voting membership.

Youth membership costs $11 per year.

Application for Youth Membership

 


Application for Youth Membership PDF Form


IMG_0035International Associate Membership

International Associate membership is a great way for people to stay in touch with the Shorthorn Breed in Australia.

International Associate members are entitled to receive all publications from Shorthorn Beef including the Shorthorn Beef Magazine and regular E-News updates.

International Associate membership is a non voting membership.

International Associate membership costs $50(AUD) per year.

Application for International Membership

 


Application for International Associate Membership PDF Form


grilled-meat-ribs-white-plate-tomatoes-18712247Corporate Membership

Corporate membership is a great way to make sure your business is kept up to date with events in the Shorthorn breed.

Corporate members are entitled to receive all publications from Shorthorn Beef including the Shorthorn Beef Magazine and regular E-News updates.

It is also a great way to assist you to get your message out to all Shorthorn breeders and enthusiasts.

Corporate membership 1 Year membership costs $220 per year.

Corporate membership 2 Years membership costs $385 both years.

Corporate Membership of Shorthorn Beef is a non voting membership and accords the following benefits:

  • Receive a discount rate of 25% for advertising in the Shorthorn Beef magazine, published annually.
  • Receive a discount rate of 25% for advertising in the Shorthorn Beef Newsletters published quarterly.
  • Receive a discount rate of 25% for advertising in the Shorthorn Beef E-News published fortnightly.
  • Mail-out service to Shorthorn Beef members at cost.
  • Free direct email service to Shorthorn Beef members.

Application for Corporate Membership

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About Shorthorn

The Shorthorn breed is truly unique, from their distinctive roan colour, to their rich breed history and most importantly, the wonderful community of breeders, there is nothing else quite like a Shorthorn.

The key to the Shorthorn breeds advantage lies in their balanced genetic profile, driven by market participation that has been developed and refined, after more than 200 years of genetic selection under Australian conditions.

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